ANCD is a not-for-profit organization under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service tax-exempt code, ANCD was formed in 1993 by a group of Nigerians living in the Capital District of the State of New York. ANCD provides services to our host communities through members’ financial contributions.

Our Mission: To promote programs that reflect the aspirations of Nigerian-Americans and to make positive contributions to our community.

Our Goals:

  • To dedicate ourselves to the unity, progress and strength of our Association and our host community; and to promote the general welfare of our members.
  • To keep the community clearly and reliably informed about Nigeria and its people.
  • To organize and implement social, cultural and educational activities that meet the needs and interests of our members.
  • To work cooperatively with public and private agencies, businesses, and community organizations through exchange of ideas on issues of interest to ANCD members and the community.